Articles by Maya Shwayder
- Red Cross Warns Of Deteriorating Situation In Afghanistan
April 18 2013 1:46 PM
Following the death of two staff members, a Red Cross spokesman warns that the situation in Afghanistan is only going to get worse.
- Saddam Was Unhinged - Take His Deputy's Word For It
April 15 2013 3:17 PM
Saddam's former foreign minister and deputy premier says the dictator was "mentally ill" when he invaded Kuwait.
- Bahrain Cracks Down On Protests Ahead Of Formula 1 Race
April 15 2013 12:08 PM
The Gulf kingdom is cracking down on protesters just days before the F1 motor race is scheduled.
- Human Rights Watch To Hamas: Investigate Deaths Of Accused Spies
April 12 2013 3:11 PM
Human Rights Watch put out a statement condemning Hamas's inaction on the murders of seven Palestinian men last November.
- Syria To UN: Al-Nusra Front Is A Terrorist Organization
April 12 2013 2:30 PM
Any sanctions that the U.N. might place on al-Nusra would freeze their assets, prohibit transfers of arms, and subject members to a travel ban
- Child Care In Rich Countries: US Ranks Near Bottom
April 11 2013 12:35 PM
Of the four countries that occupy the bottom of the list, the U.S. is by far the richest.
- Israel Has Been Operating In Syria 'For Months'
April 10 2013 1:29 PM
Israel has been covertly aiding Syrian rebels with medical resources for months, and some wounded fighters are taken to Israel for treatment.
- Map Of The Holocaust To Be Re-Drawn
April 10 2013 10:47 AM
A seven-volume encyclopedia is expected to completely change the way we look at and think about the Holocaust.
- Katy Perry In Madagascar
April 09 2013 11:32 AM
Katy Perry was in Madagascar for four days playing with children and meeting with U.N. workers.
- Jewish Terrorist Gets Life For Palestinian Murders
April 09 2013 10:37 AM
Yaakov Tytell killed two Palestinian men and attempted to kill two Israelis. He was convicted in January and sentenced Tuesday to two life sentences.
- 6.1 Magnitude Quake Hits Iran
April 09 2013 9:26 AM
The quake struck the southern coast of Iran near the town of Kaki and the city of Bushehr, near the Bushehr nuclear power plant.
- Hamas Forcing Men With 'Immodest' Haircuts To Shave Heads
April 08 2013 6:35 PM
Hamas police in Gaza are stepping up enforcement of strict dress codes.